The Braves and Blades both entered the contest with undefeated records, but in the end, East provided a solid all-around effort to record a 20-0 victory over Tehachapi last Friday afternoon.
Led by a dominating performance by the offensive line and a big night from Chris Rhodes, Tehachapi's running game plowed through East in a 34-6 victory last Friday night at Coy Burnett Field.
The Jacobsen Middle School eighth-grade girls volleyball team remained undefeated with a wins at Lakeside-Bakersfield and Lake Isabella-Wallace earlier this month.
The Lady Warriors golf team closed out their season at Kern River Golf Course earlier this month, finishing third overall in the league standings.
Ashley Rush ended a brilliant run in the South Yosemite League women's singles tournament at Laurel Glen Country Club in Bakersfield last Friday afternoon, finishing with second place honors overall.
The Lady Warriors (20-2; 3-1 SYL) recorded a pair of road victories last week in Bakersfield, defeating Golden Valley (25-10, 25-18, 25-14) and Ridgeview (25-12, 25-15, 25-12) in straight sets.
With the World Series underway we are again pleasantly reminded that in sports you don't have to necessarily be the best team to win a championship, just "get hot" at the right time. Look at the Giants and the Royals, decent regular seasons then red-hot in the playoffs. This has been the Giants M.O. the last five years; it's resulted in two World Series crowns.
For their last tournament of the year, the Oak Tree Country Club Women's Golf Club held their Eclectic Tournament on Oct. 2 and 3. This tournament is generally one of the most popular of the year because of the nature of play. After playing a normal round of golf the first day, each player has the ability to improve her score the second day, hole by hole. She records the better score of the two days on each hole, both gross and net and tallies them up. Those with the lowest gross and net scores in each flight are the winners.
Chris Wieland held off a talented opponent on Sunday, Sept. 28 to win the 2014 Horsethief Country Club Men’s Club Championship.
Organized sports have long been touted as one of the best ways to defend against the increasing rates of disease-inducing inactivity among America's youth.
Picture-perfect blocking, hard running and a relentless defense fueled Tehachapi last Friday afternoon in a convincing 33-6 victory over Independence.
Tehachapi (6-0; 1-0 SYL) and the Falcons both entered the game with undefeated records, but after a competitive first period, the Braves pulled away with three unanswered touchdowns in the second quarter to put the game on ice before halftime.
Led by the strong play of running back Chris Rhodes and an opportunistic defense, the Warriors muscled their way to a 24-18 victory in their league opener over Independence last Friday night.
Rhodes finished the game with 164 yards rushing and two scores in the ground game, along with a team-high 47 yards receiving on three completions.